Camping is a wonderful activity for the family, but worrying about what to make for dinner can take some of the excitement away from you. Fortunately, we’ve found the 20 best campfire meals in foil that you can make for breakfast, lunch or dinner!
Focus on enjoying the time with your family knowing that you have 20 delicious, satisfying and wholesome meals to choose from – plus minimal clean-up. Bonus!
Packed with juicy shrimp, smoky sausage, corn, and potatoes tossed in lemon juice and Cajun seasoning, this packet meal can be baked or grilled to perfection. Ideal for serving at your next gathering or for a weeknight dinner, this meal is all combined in one aluminum foil packet.
Chicken fajitas don’t have to be difficult to make. Chunks of tender chicken combined with onions and bell peppers in one convenient foil packet is a meal so simple to prepare. In just 20 minutes, your scrumptious dinner is served.
Perfect for making a flaky crust salmon, this foil packet meal is simple to prepare and loaded with flavor.
These fajitas are bursting with tender, juicy steak and loads of vegetables. Just mix everything in a foil packet and bake or grill. Perfect for camping or busy weeknights, this make-ahead meal is always a hit.
Foil packet meals aren’t just dinner options. You can make dessert, too. This campfire orange cake is about to become your family’s new favorite dessert.
Don’t have a grill but are craving a juicy burger? Cook the perfect burger with this foil packet recipe.
This basic sandwich is a kid-friendly meal or snack that is easy to make and always hits the spots. Even grown-ups love this traditional sandwich!
Seasoned with fresh rosemary, oregano, olives, garlic, and loads of lemon juice, packing these potatoes in foil will result in tender potatoes that are oozing with rich flavor.
You can enjoy a Philly Cheesesteak sandwich anywhere, even on a camping trip. Just use this easy-to-prepare foil packet recipe and grill the tastiest sandwich you’ve ever had.
Whether it’s for a busy weeknight or for serving a crowd, this barbecue sauce meatloaf is easy to prep and even easier to clean up after. You can also substitute turkey meat for a leaner meal.
The name makes it clear but yes, these fries are mouthwatering! In a foil packet, you can prep these loaded fries anywhere!
Lemon butter cod looks and tastes fancy but it’s simpler to make than you may think. This fish meal is sure to become your new go-to recipe.
Loaded with tender beef and fluffy rice, these stuffed peppers are healthy, delicious, and so simple to make.
Tilapia is a healthy and delicious fish the whole family will love. Bonus: this recipe is easy to prep and easy to clean up. Even a beginner chef can nail this recipe the first time around.
Your guests will think you slaved over this meal all day long but it’s secretly very simple to make and oh-so-tasty. Made with dry onion soup mix, this roast is flavorful and delicious.
Creamy potatoes and smoked sausage combined in one simple packet is a quick and easy way to enjoy a hearty and flavorful dish any night of the week.
A quick and easy way to prep this veggie for a BBQ potluck, these curry cauliflower grill packets are a simple way to prepare a delicious side dish everyone will love.
Nachos can be made without the mess with this simple packet recipe. Enjoy the flavors of perfectly baked nachos loaded with juicy beef, tomatoes, green chilies, and of course, plenty of melted cheese with this easy recipe.
There is no easier way to prepare tasty zucchini! Grilled or baked, everyone will love this yummy recipe. Plus, it’s a no-mess side dish!
Made with tender chicken, pineapple, peppers, and onions, covered in a sweet teriyaki sauce, this recipe is easy to bake or grill and always tastes great!
Easy Campfire Meal in Foil: Chicken Fajita Foil Packet Recipe
- 1 pound boneless skinless chicken breasts sliced into 1/2″ long strips
- 1 large onion peeled and sliced
- 1 large red bell pepper seeded and sliced
- 1 large green bell pepper seeded and sliced
- 1/3 cup fajita seasoning
- 2 tablespoon olive oil
- salt and pepper to taste
- 8 inch flour tortillas 6-inch size
Serving – optional
- fresh cilantro chopped
- sour cream
- Preheat your oven or grill to 400°F. Set aside a baking sheet along with 6 pieces of foil about 12 inches x 12 inches each.
- Place each piece of foil on a work surface, shiny side facing up.
- In the middle of each foil piece, place about 1/6 each of the sliced onions, bell peppers, chicken, fajita seasoning, salt and pepper and olive oil.
- Fold up the packet into a package, taking care not to puncture the foil on the bottom, and place on baking sheet.
- Bake or grill for 15-20 minutes. Add tortillas for the final few minutes to heat.
- Open foil packets and garnish with optional cilantro and sour cream. Serve and enjoy!